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viveka
viveka
12 July

Plantation Shutters - stacker or bifold? Pics please...

Plantation Shutters - stacker or bifold? Pics please...

Custom with wide range of fabrics, colours and designs for all type of rooms. AWC offers online…

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viveka
Jul 12, 2017 5:38 pm
viveka
AKB
AKB
10 July

Help! Is there a DECENT Sydney timber frame window company?

Help! Is there a DECENT Sydney timber frame window company?

We aren't in Sydney we are in Perth. We went to a joiner and ordered our double glazed timber framed windows and then had the glazier fit then on site - just a thought ps…

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AKB
Jul 10, 2017 10:43 am
AKB
sabrelli
sabrelli
10 July

Polytec Bevel Edge doors - Does it cost more?

Polytec Bevel Edge doors - Does it cost more?

i went with polytec bevel edge with both drawers n cupboards..18 in total..price was quite reasonable ..all up $800

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sabrelli
Jul 10, 2017 12:39 am

Glendale _ Window to leisure

Glendale _ Window to leisure

Hi There, I also asked for same but looks like something is not right on this estimate. Extra description is 05-24 but what they are quoting on is 68.6-30.1 size kind…

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santosh22us
Jul 09, 2017 10:16 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 July

My double glazed windows fro China

My double glazed windows fro China
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi Not yet on the WERS site, but I have their data. The process is all that remains, the results are formally completed. Thanks Ed

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ECOECO
Jul 07, 2017 10:48 am
ECOECO
bvillemot
bvillemot
7 July

Arden homes

Arden homes

I didn't get asked. It I asked them about finger pull out handles for bottom drawers and they made out to be really exy. Anyone else get this priced or profiles?

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bvillemot
Jul 07, 2017 7:06 am
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HeathFr
Jul 06, 2017 9:09 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
6 July

energy rating for windows

energy rating for windows

Bespoke windows are permitted. Just make sure you follow AS1288 for glass.

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ECOECO
Jul 06, 2017 1:12 pm
ECOECO
wattocs
wattocs
1 July

Gaps in window jam

Gaps in window jam

Thanks for the feedback ECOECO. I have questioned the builder via email and am awaiting a response.

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wattocs
Jul 01, 2017 8:45 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
22 June

Replace Timber Windows - Heritage overlay

Replace Timber Windows - Heritage overlay

Talk to the council as these windows can be repleced with aluminium which will look at least as good, and nobody would know they are aluminium unless they tapped…

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ECOECO
Jun 22, 2017 9:59 am
ECOECO
allatonce
allatonce
21 June

Thermally Broken Windows - You don't need them!!!

Thermally Broken Windows - You don't need them!!!

Thank you arcadelt. Thats an incredible cost for glazing. However, I've seen your pictures and wow - impressive. Thanks for the feedback. I actually looked further into…

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allatonce
Jun 21, 2017 11:01 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
20 June

Internal Glass Doors?

Internal Glass Doors?

This company will help you to replace Glass doors as you want. www.glassexpress.com.au/

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ECOECO
Jun 20, 2017 10:47 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
19 June

Questions...

Questions...

2100 tall starting at 300 v. 2400 tall on the floor... Obviously the 2400 tall window will be dearer, but whether that actually pans out in the total cost depends on the…

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ECOECO
Jun 19, 2017 10:18 am
ECOECO
Nawsome
Nawsome
16 June

High windows

High windows

that is what we are leaning towards - thanks :)

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Nawsome
Jun 16, 2017 12:43 pm
Nawsome
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 June

Double glazed windows - Uw values

Double glazed windows - Uw values

Uw Values Taking an Awning window as standard with clear glass, the Uw values are as…

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ECOECO
Jun 07, 2017 2:03 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 June

Basix? Have to have Viridian smartglass

Basix? Have to have Viridian smartglass

You should have a list of windows with all the details within your Basix certificate. Ask your builder or rater if you can't find it. Or pass me the contact info and I…

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ECOECO
Jun 07, 2017 10:49 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
1 June

HELP! Triple or six stacker sliding door in dining room?

HELP! Triple or six stacker sliding door in dining room?

The problem with the cassette flyscreen is the sheer area which is supported only around the perimeter. Even a gentle breeze applies a huge pressure to the flat lamina and…

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ECOECO
Jun 01, 2017 8:10 pm
ECOECO
Joker
Joker
26 May

Floor to ceiling doors (into rooms, and cupboards

Floor to ceiling doors (into rooms, and cupboards

It's the same amount of cutting, just different measurements so bigger doors fit in, only extra expense is doors, but do agree it looks classier. Sent from my Redmi 4…

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Joker
May 26, 2017 2:17 pm

Windows height from floor advice

Windows height from floor advice

We have this in three rooms at our current house and I love it. The rooms let in a lot more natural light and the space has a nicer feel to it. You are slightly…

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
May 22, 2017 6:12 am
Waldorf_Grange_Build

Timber frame double glazing questions

Timber frame double glazing questions

Whilst I can't help with exact details (as we are going through a volume builder and didn't have a choice) I can say that it has cost approx $10,000 to double glaze our…

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
May 22, 2017 6:01 am
Waldorf_Grange_Build
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janjanboy24
May 19, 2017 10:48 am

If you want big picture windows, especially in the Southern Highlands where it can get cold, you'll want double or triple glazing, and if the frames are aluminium, they…

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arcadelt
May 18, 2017 9:52 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
17 May

Dated Coloured Glass - Cheap Update Ideas

Dated Coloured Glass - Cheap Update Ideas

Welcome. You can paint glass with any outdoor paint. Ed

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ECOECO
May 17, 2017 9:40 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
10 May

windows flashing how to do it properly ?

windows flashing how to do it properly ?

Hi In Australia the windows and construction methods are different. The Dupont video is about US windows and construction. How the seal is achieved depends on the windows…

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ECOECO
May 10, 2017 12:02 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
10 May

Aluminium Window Selection

Aluminium Window Selection

Dear Sir Glad to learn you're on the market of…

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ECOECO
May 10, 2017 10:30 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
28 April

Window Tinting to reduce heat loss - ANY GOOD ??!!

Window Tinting to reduce heat loss - ANY GOOD ??!!

It honestly will have no efefct, some will say that the low-E films will help... they might, but you won't notice it. Double glazing is your only alternative, secondary…

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ECOECO
Apr 28, 2017 11:56 am
ECOECO
vandy
vandy
27 April

Sliding door mounted into floor (no step)?

Sliding door mounted into floor (no step)?

Thanks ECOECO. I wouldn't have thought about the alignment but I will make sure that it is done.

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vandy
Apr 27, 2017 3:20 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
27 April

Installing a door in solid brick vault...?

Installing a door in solid brick vault...?

Sure, try one of those places that offers you 3 quotes. Welcome

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ECOECO
Apr 27, 2017 12:11 pm
ECOECO
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ECOECO
Apr 26, 2017 1:24 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
26 April

Victoria -Awning Window with Gas Struts for kitchen servery.

Victoria -Awning Window with Gas Struts for kitchen servery.

We built one years ago for Simonds... Hi This outfit can supply the struts and hardware. You need an awning window fitted with a handle, we used a sliding door "D"…

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ECOECO
Apr 26, 2017 1:20 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
26 April

Questions about windows and doors

Questions about windows and doors

Dear Sir Glad to learn you're on the market of…

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ECOECO
Apr 26, 2017 1:12 pm
ECOECO
aloenyx
aloenyx
24 April

awning vs sliding window price difference?

awning vs sliding window price difference?

Was 2 8k to upgrade to awning and double glazed windows for me..about 10 windows total. Laundry door change from normal to sliding was free. Maybe ask for breakdown?

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aloenyx
Apr 24, 2017 4:00 pm
aloenyx
grinder
grinder
15 April

Timber or aluminium plantation shutters?

Timber or aluminium plantation shutters?

Best to define what type of shutters you talking about internal or external shutters. if internals I prefer timber or PVC or UNPVC if Extrnal I prefer aluminiu because its…

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grinder
Apr 15, 2017 11:12 pm
grinder
Berek
Berek
13 April

Water coming in wet area window vents - help!!!

Water coming in wet area window vents - help!!!

I remember my parents 60's house used to have windows with mesh strips across the top. They had little metal awnings just covering the mesh part of the window. Wouldn't be…

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Berek
Apr 13, 2017 8:52 pm
eug2000
eug2000
9 April

Replacing mortice lock in pre-cut aluminium door

Replacing mortice lock in pre-cut aluminium door

Hi This is lean from ZD Aluminum, Chinese Aluminum Profile Supplier,With good quality and good price , May i know are you in need of Aluminum Profile for window and…

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eug2000
Apr 09, 2017 8:55 pm
cw1
cw1
5 April

Crimsafe vs Invisi-gard vs Amplimesh

Crimsafe vs Invisi-gard vs Amplimesh

We are investigating security screens and doors and from what we've read, Crimsafe, invisi-Gard seem to be the two most highly…

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cw1
Apr 05, 2017 9:52 am
CD12JD
CD12JD
31 March

VELUX roof window

VELUX roof window

Hi im looking for someone who can install a velux roof window or something similar in Denham Court.... We have recently built and because of the small blocks and double…

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CD12JD
Mar 31, 2017 8:44 pm
Joker
Joker
29 March

Flush Door Handle Solution for (narrow) Passage Door

Flush Door Handle Solution for (narrow) Passage Door

Try hafele, will find by Google, worth ringing them. Sent from my Redmi 4 using Tapatalk

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Joker
Mar 29, 2017 12:14 pm
SilentBoB
SilentBoB
29 March

Fibreglass vs Solidor

Fibreglass vs Solidor

Hi, Was just wondering if people had any feedback on fibreglass doors. Builder wants us to sign off on a variation to change our external access door on the garage from a…

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SilentBoB
Mar 29, 2017 11:29 am
SilentBoB
ECOECO
ECOECO
20 March

Laminate or double glazed Windows?

Laminate or double glazed Windows?

Actually the total thickness of glass makes the biggest difference in noise attenuation. Argon, gap size and laminate are just tweaks. So double glazing is a 2 fold…

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ECOECO
Mar 20, 2017 2:20 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
20 March

Double glazed windows.

Double glazed windows.

Hi This is lean from ZD Aluminum, Chinese Aluminum Profile Supplier,With good quality and good price , May i know are you in need of Aluminum Profile for window and…

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ECOECO
Mar 20, 2017 2:13 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
20 March

Has anyone used A&L Windows?

Has anyone used A&L Windows?

Removing these stickers will make your windows/doors non-compliant... be aware.

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ECOECO
Mar 20, 2017 2:02 pm
ECOECO
Gaudi
Gaudi
8 March

Tinting double glazed windows

Tinting double glazed windows

I would suggest contacting your window supplier to discuss with them and make sure these changes will not impact upon your warranty. Thanks…

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Gaudi
Mar 08, 2017 6:08 pm
Berek
Berek
4 March

Window Timber Surrounds

Window Timber Surrounds

The box goes in first and the window is attached to it. Usually.

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Berek
Mar 04, 2017 9:35 pm


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